Tag Archives: Military

TROY honors troops with Military Appreciation Day

September 25, 2017
By Greg Phillips

Troy University showed its gratitude to veterans and members of the military Saturday with Military Appreciation Day.

The day featured numerous events at Veterans Memorial Stadium designed to honor the military, including an enlistment ceremony under the direction of Maj. Gen. Sheryl Gordon, who became the first female Adjutant General of the Alabama National Guard…

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Dothan Campus students volunteering at mental health support group

July 14, 2017
By Greg Phillips

Troy University graduate students are volunteering their time to help those dealing with mental health issues.

Students from the master of social work program at the Dothan Campus are volunteering weekly at the New Day Mental Health Information and Support Group in Marianna, Fla., helping local residents in need of counseling, support and information.

The…

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USO Airman of the Year calls TROY Online experience ‘life changing’

July 4, 2017
By Greg Phillips

U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Jonathan Bellio sighs as he looks down from the stands at Veterans Memorial Stadium for the first time.

“Wow,” he says, gripping the guardrail in front of him and turning his eyes to the scoreboard. “This is awesome.”

It’s mid-April. Bellio has been a Troy University student since 2010, but…

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